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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins makes touching video for 85-year-old fan

With all of the doom and gloom in the news lately, it’s sometimes hard to find the brighter sides in life and that’s why I was so excited to be sent me this touching video made by Ryan Nugent-Hopkins for a very special Oilers fan. Hi Lynn! We told our friend RNH_93 that your Dad…

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Gretzky: Connor McDavid is too good to not win a Stanley Cup

GQ Sports dropped a video today that features a conversation-style interview with Connor McDavid and Wayne Gretzky. The two get asked a handful of questions, ranging from their favourite memories made in the league to being a part of the Battle of Alberta to the pressures involved with playing in Edmonton.

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Alex Chiasson says Oilers would have been “a good playoff team”

Just like many of teammates before him, Edmonton Oilers forward, Alex Chiasson, jumped on a conference call with the media to talk a little bit about how he’s adjusting to the NHL work stoppage, his family, and the championship potential he sees in the team that made him want to re-sign over the summer.

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NHL History: Paul Coffey breaks Bobby Orr’s single season goal record

In was on this day back in 1986, that Edmonton Oilers defenceman, Paul Coffey, broke Bobby Orr’s single-season goal scoring record for a defenceman with his 47th marker of the season.  On April 2nd, 1986, the Edmonton Oilers faced off against the lowly Vancouver Canucks, destroying them by an 8-4 final score, but it…

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NHL History: Gretzky becomes first teenager to score 50 goals in a season

On April 2nd, 1980, a fresh-faced Wayne Gretzky became the first teenager to reach the 50-goal plateau in a single NHL season. On this day in 1980, Wayne Gretzky became the first teenager to score 50 goals in an NHL season #Hockey365 #LetsGoOilers pic.twitter.com/FltdcmYTca — Mike Commito (@mikecommito) April 2, 2020 In his first NHL…

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Part Three: The 1997 Oilers/Stars Series with Drew Bannister

We continue our look back at the 1997 Edmonton Oilers vs Dallas Stars first round playoff series today with Oilers defenceman Drew Bannister. He was acquired at the trade deadline, but only played one game prior to the playoffs. He was one of the very young blueliners the Oilers used this series to upset the…